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Lamp Hotel

3.0 of 5 Akbiyik Cad.No.66, Cankurtaran | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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77 hotel reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel is in a great location just 300m walk from the Blue Mosque. We paid Euro 90 a night for a 2 night stay which is one of the cheaper prices in the area. However, it is a budget hotel, so unless you get one of the balcony rooms, they are very cramped, particularly if you have 2 suitcases.... More

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8 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel is pretty and really in good position.Really friendly staff.We had an amezing view of the blue mosque from our window!The hotel is small and really characteristic.I would not recommend to elderly or for those who has difficulties to climb stars.Or ask to be at the first floor as the stairs are steep.The room i was w as small... More

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New Bern, North Carolina
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Lamp Hotel is perfectly located for touring the Old Town section of Istanbul. My room had an unobstructed view of the Blue Mosque, located less than a block away! My room also had air conditioning, flat screen TV, an in-room refrigerator, and a very comfortable bed. I found Mehmet, the owner/manager, to be very helpful and pleasant to me.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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133 reviews 133 reviews
32 hotel reviews
186 helpful votes 186 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Me and my wife looked at loads hotels in Istanbul and most just didn't fit our budget as they were extremely overpriced trying to find a room close to the blue mosque. We paid roughly 55 Euros per night and booked online prior to flying out there. The hotel is situated around 5 mins away from the amazing blue mosque... More

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Lamp Hotel is an excellent hotel; the rooms are very clean, quiet and with comfortable beds and Very good Location .The breakfast is very good. All of the staff were kind,Specially Brother Mehmet is very nice friendly and very helpful. Mr. Mehmet has been very well cared for me and my family during my stay.Some rooms have blue mosque view... More

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Los Angeles, California
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4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We spent nine nights at the Lamp Hotel and found it to be exactly what we needed. It is just minutes from the Sultanahmet tram stop and a 5 minute walk to the Topkapi Palace, Haghia Sophia and the Blue Mosque. The rooms are small, but quiet and comfortable. The breakfast buffet is generous with made-to-order omelettes and in the... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

I found Lamp Hotel a bit frustrating. I felt quite uncomfortable here. Mehmet, one of the brothers that runs the place was quite rude to me. I was staying in the hotel in order to meet up with friends from India who had the room above me. Mehmet made me pay of the room in full on arrival, even after... More

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mehmetyildirim, Owner at Lamp Hotel, responded to this review

She dıdn't say the true thıng. At fırst all hotel get the fee at fırst tıme pluse a deposıte for addetıon useage and order, otherwıse on the sıte when she made her bookıng she accepted to pay all at the same tıme. Second our job ıs to advıce our guset to fınd out the best offer to make them more... More

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14 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

I spent two nights at this hotel which is located within a few minutes from most of the important tour sites in the Sultanahmet area of Istanbul. The staff are very friendly and along with Mehmet they give you that one-of-the-family feeling you would not get at the larger hotels. The rooms are clean and of nice size. There is... More

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Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Just returned home yesterday after a five night stay in Istanbul at the Lamp Hotel. This is an amazing City and - for the price - this is an amazing little Hotel. Nothing is too much trouble for Mehmet and his staff and if you are fortunate, as I was, to have a room with a view of the Blue... More

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Limavady, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Just back from this hotel which my husband and i stayed in for 4 nights to celebrate our 20th wedding anniversary on 15/04/2014. In a great location beside the blue mosque and close to the palace which we visited. Hotel is small but clean and we were in room 207 facing the street with a balcony but it was quiet.... More

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Address: Akbiyik Cad.No.66, Cankurtaran | Sultanahmet, Istanbul 34400, Turkey
Location: Turkey > Istanbul > Sultanahmet - Old City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Lamp Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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